McNeese State Cowboys basketball
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|McNeese State Cowboys|
|University||McNeese State University|
|Head coach||Heath Schroyer (1st season)|
|Location||Lake Charles, Louisiana|
|Arena||Health and Human Performance Education Complex |
|Colors||Royal Blue and Gold|
|NCAA Tournament Appearances|
|1968*, 1989, 2002|
*at Division II level
|Conference Tournament Champions|
|Conference Regular Season Champions|
|1975, 1978, 1997, 2001, 2002, 2011|
They are led by head coach Heath Schroyer and play their home games at the Health and Human Performance Education Complex. Currently members of the NCAA Division I, they were national champions of the NAIA in 1956.
NCAA Division I TournamentEdit
The Cowboys have appeared in two NCAA Division I Tournaments. Their combined record is 0–2.
|1989||First Round||Illinois||L 71–77|
|2002||First Round||Mississippi State||L 58–70|
NCAA Division II TournamentEdit
The Cowboys have appeared in one NCAA Division II Tournament. Their record is 0–2.
Regional 3rd Place Game
The Cowboys have appeared in one NAIA Tournament. Their record is 5–0. They were national champions in 1956, their only appearance in the tournament.
National Championship Game
Central State (OH)
The Cowboys have appeared in three National Invitation Tournaments (NIT). Their combined record is 1–2.
|2001||First Round||UTEP||L 74–84|
|2011||First Round||Boston College||L 64–82|
The Cowboys have appeared in one CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament (CIT). Their record is 0–1.
|2012||First Round||Toledo||L 63–76|